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2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ERS 317 - Introduction to Geophysics

Introduction to geophysical studies and global geodynamics.  Seismological, gravity, magnetic, electrical and geothermal studies of the Earth’s lithosphere and cryosphere are emphasized in integrated class, field and laboratory exercises.  Course problem solving requires spread sheeting and numerical modeling applications using available personal computers.

Prerequisites: MAT 126 & PHY 111 or 121 and any 100 level ERS course.

Course Typically Offered: Spring, Even Years

Credits: 4